French is one of the most popular languages to learn among the romance languages and originally derives from Latin. Due to French being the largest donor of foreign words in the English language, learning French will greatly enhance your English vocabulary. For many centuries, France was the leading power of Europe, being the language of European diplomacy. French is the “lingua franca” or “unifying language” of culture, including art, cuisine, dance and fashion. France has won more Nobel Prizes for literature than any other country in the world.
Learn 5 Phrases Now!
1. Bonjour! (Hello)
2. Comment ça va? (How are you?)
3. Je m’appelle … (My name is …)
4. Merci (Thank you)
5. Je parle français (I speak French)